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Percy (Earl), Hon. C.T.Greville and T.M.Slade. Ancient Gems, from the Collections..., 50 engraved plates by J.Spilsbury, foxing, mostly marginal, broken and loose, original roan-backed cloth, rubbed and faded, crudely rebacked in sheep (with text-block upside down), small 4to, J.Boydell, [late 18th century].

⁂ Scarce, COPAC lists 2 copies only, both in Cambridge.

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Percy (Earl), Hon. C.T.Greville and T.M.Slade. Ancient Gems, from the Collections..., 50 engraved plates by J.Spilsbury, foxing, mostly marginal, broken and loose, original roan-backed cloth, rubbed and faded, crudely rebacked in sheep (with text-block upside down), small 4to, J.Boydell, [late 18th century].

⁂ Scarce, COPAC lists 2 copies only, both in Cambridge.

Lot 82

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